Scott K Anttonen

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Handicapping the Chase for the Sprint Cup contenders

Why each of the four remaining drivers in the Chase have reason to think they could win the championship -- and why each could fall short.<p>After nine races, surviving three rounds of eliminations and outlasting 12 other competitors, just four drivers remain in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. In what …

Exploit lets attackers replace your iPhone's apps with malware (update: Apple response)

Apparently, it's the season for novel iOS security exploits. Researchers at FireEye say they've discovered a vulnerability, nicknamed "Masque Attack," that lets malicious websites replace legitimate apps with malware. If ne'er-do-wells have an enterprise developer account or your device's universal …

Nvidia releases graphics re-creation software that proves the moon landing was real

Nvidia is releasing the software it created to prove that the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing was real.<p>Over the years, conspiracy theorists have argued that a photo of astronaut Buzz Aldrin was a fake and that the whole moon landing was filmed in a studio. They argued that Aldrin should be obscured by …

Beth Behrs: A Funny Joke from One Half of 2 Broke Girls

Also a preview of what we might see when she hosts the People's Choice Awards tomorrow night<p>An older couple is driving down I-80 when the wife gets a call from their daughter, who is frantic. "Mom, there's a car driving the wrong way on I-80 near your house!" The wife turns to her husband behind …

Comedy

Apple will face lawsuit over undelivered text messages to Android switchers

A U.S. District judge has decided that Apple will have to face a US federal lawsuit over complaints that it prevented users from receiving text messages after switching from iPhone to Android, according to a report from Reuters.<p>The lawsuit, which is seeking class-action status, claims that Apple …

7 Traits You Need If You Want to Work From Home | Inc.com

Working from home isn't for everyone. If you can't get enough of workplace drama, office politics, or water cooler gossip, for instance, working from home could leave you feeling unfulfilled and out of the loop. But seriously, we know that certain personality types do better when given the …

Communication Skills

New Web Design and Development Resources: #1 November Edition

Welcome to our new monthly roundup of <b>useful and curated tools for web and design</b> ninjas including fresh and new plugins, freebies, fonts, themes and …

Steve Wozniak thinks Apple should have made a larger iPhone three years ago

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has not worked at the company he created with Steve Jobs for nearly three decades, but his thoughts are still well respected within the tech community. In a recent interview with CNN at Capital One’s new Innovation Center in Plano, Texas, he offered up his latest …

2015 Cars That Get The Best Fuel Economy

With the national average cost for a gallon of gasoline having recently dropped to just under $3.00 a gallon, the AAA says fuel prices are at their cheapest they’ve been since December 2010. Still, keeping gas in the tank remains one of a motorist’s costliest driving expenses; given the volatility …

Mozilla calls out iOS and Android as ‘closed systems’ with ‘almost a complete lack of transparency’

While it has yet to become a significant player in the smartphone market, Mozilla is hoping that its open-source Firefox OS will be a game changer when the mobile operating system gains a larger presence in countries like the United States and United Kingdom. In the meantime, the software maker has …

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1': Film Review

Katniss is molded into a revolutionary in this first half of the 'Hunger Games' series' final installment<p>Like an overgrown and bloated trailer for a …

The 'Automata' Trailer Will Make You Feel Sorry for Robots

We've already got Siri; next thing you know, we'll be living under the aegis of our robot overlords.<p>The idea of machines rising up against mankind is an age-old one, but can still be as fascinating as ever. The trailer for Gabe Ibañez's "Automata" doesn't provide much new in the way of story, but …

Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett join Warner's 'Jungle Book: Origins'

Talk about a rumble in the jungle: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett and Benedict Cumberbatch are among the big-name actors to join the cast of Warner Bros.' "Jungle Book: Origins," setting up a star-studded showdown with Disney's rival Rudyard Kipling adaptation, "The Jungle Book."<p>Bale will voice the …

Film Industry

GM Says New Volt Is Coming, But It's 'Not A Mass-Market' Vehicle Anymore

Chevrolet Chief Marketing Officer Tim Mahoney told the industry seminars in Traverse City, Mich., that General Motors will show the next-generation Chevrolet Volt at the Detroit auto show in January. But he also told me that GM considers Volt “not a mass-market” vehicle any longer.<p>The next …

New Child Sex Abuse Claims Filed Against Michael Jackson

Five years after his sudden passing, Michael Jackson is being accused of sexual abuse by a man who claims he was molested as a child by the superstar.<p>…

Crime

Climate scientist drops the F-bomb after startling Arctic discovery

Sometimes, you’ve just got to tell it like it is<p>There's nothing like Twitter to take a complicated issue and force you to break it down to its essence. In a case where scientists in the Arctic discovered massive plumes of methane escaping from the seafloor, climatologist and Arctic expert Jason Box …